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Huntingdon High School

Public | 9-12 | 384 students

 
 

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Posted June 11, 2008

This has got to be one of the best high schools in Tennessee, great teachers who have great morals in or about life. They always do their best to treat each student with respect no matter the race, creed or religion, however they do have some issues with some of the parents wanting their kids to be up front in sports and other activities just because of who they are, such as the Dr.'s, lawyers, nurses etc. this needs to stop and let the teachers and coaches do their job, i played on a football team where we went 10-0 no one could touch us because we had a great coach ,teaching staff, principal, and last and certainly not least parents mom and dad. so with that being said I am glad I went to Huntingdon High and let the teachers and coaches do their job, just because someone
—Submitted by a parent


Posted September 20, 2004

We love Huntingdon High School. We are very pleased with the faculty and staff changes that have occurred this school year (2004 -2005). Go Mustangs!
—Submitted by a parent


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The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Algebra I

The state average for Algebra I was 65% in 2013.

103 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
61%

2012

 
 
60%

2011

 
 
49%

2010

 
 
52%
Algebra II

The state average for Algebra II was 42% in 2013.

83 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
33%

2012

 
 
45%
Biology I

The state average for Biology I was 62% in 2013.

102 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
58%

2010

 
 
63%
English I

The state average for English I was 68% in 2013.

100 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
72%
English II

The state average for English II was 59% in 2013.

96 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
53%

2012

 
 
77%

2011

 
 
76%

2010

 
 
62%
English III

The state average for English III was 40% in 2013.

88 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
45%

2012

 
 
56%
U.S. History

2013

 
 
n/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

Algebra I

All Students61%
African American42%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White64%
Economically disadvantaged48%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Algebra II

All Students33%
African American33%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White33%
Economically disadvantaged19%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

Biology I

All Students65%
African American53%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White67%
Economically disadvantaged49%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

English I

All Students66%
African American47%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White70%
Economically disadvantaged54%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

English II

All Students53%
African American21%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White58%
Economically disadvantaged37%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

English III

All Students45%
African American46%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
White47%
Economically disadvantaged26%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a

U.S. History

All Studentsn/a
African Americann/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged94%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
English language learnersn/a
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2012-2013 Tennessee used the Gateway/End-of-Course (EOC) exams to test high school students in language arts, math, science, and social studies upon completion of relevant courses. Students must pass the algebra I, English II, and biology I tests, called the Gateway exams, in order to graduate. The Gateway/EOC exams are standards-based tests that measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Tennessee. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level.

The different student groups are identified by the Tennessee Department of Education. If there are a small number of students in a particular group, the state doesn't report data for that group.

Source: Tennessee Department of Education

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White 83% 67%
Black 14% 23%
Hispanic 2% 7%
Two or more races 1% 1%
American Indian/Alaska Native 0% 0%
Asian or Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 2%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 45%N/A55%
Source: NCES, 2011-2012

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475 Mustang Dr
Huntingdon, TN 38344
Phone: (731) 986-8223

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